The steady adoption of smart cars goes beyond a consumer phenomenon.
Forecasters predict up to 20 billion IoT devices within a few years. This Internet of Things Landscape infographic makes sense of it all.
Edison Research has released its latest annual Infinite Dial report that surveys the audio consumption habits of Americans 12 years and older. Edison has been conducting this research since 1998.
This infographic from BI Intelligence illustrates the state of the industry based on the publication’s most recent report.
The most desired connected car features for US digital users are internet-enabled navigation.
More than half of buyers worldwide polled in March 2014 were either using such features or wanted them in their next vehicle.
When asked what personal data collection/advertising they would allow via connected car systems in exchange for incentives, respondents showed little interest in any of the options.
While 56% of US car owners had heard of connected cars, just 14% were actually familiar with what they were and could do.
Use of smart phone apps for services like Pandora or Spotify for in-car music listening has shown rapid growth, rising from 6% of US mobile phone owners in 2010 to 17% in 2012.
By 2016, navigation systems will support 18.7 million subscribers in North America, while smart phone navigation will boast more than 400 million.